Caring and Support News

Friends and Family Test rolled out across Manx Care services

Manx Care is committed to gathering feedback from Patients, Clients, Service Users, Carers, Families and everyone who comes into contact with our services. We...
Friday, 5 August 2022

Tynwald supports strategy to give children the best possible start

A strategy designed to give every child in the Isle of Man the best possible start in life has been unanimously supported by Tynwald. The Childcare Strategy...
Friday, 22 July 2022

Jurby School returns to the Lakes

Pupils at Jurby Community School have recently returned from a four-day Wilderness Expedition to the Lake District. The aim of the expedition was to develop...
Friday, 1 July 2022

Community Pharmacy bank holiday schedule

The below schedule shows opening hours for your community pharmacies over the upcoming bank holidays and Sundays. Please be reminded that those pharmacies...
Wednesday, 1 June 2022

Manx Care’s 2022-23 Required Outcomes Framework to go before Tynwald

Manx Care's Required Outcomes Framework covering the 2022-23 financial year will be laid before the June sitting of Tynwald. The Required Outcomes Framework...
Friday, 13 May 2022

Draft Childcare Strategy published

Today the Isle of Man Government have published a draft Childcare Strategy as part of the delivery of Our Island Plan. The Childcare Strategy explores the...
Tuesday, 15 March 2022

Vaccine clinics for 12 to 17 year olds

Please note, the clinic on Saturday 18 December has been cancelled. Walk-in clinics are being held for young people aged 12 to 17 to receive either their...
Friday, 3 December 2021

Manx Youth Orchestra to commence golden anniversary celebrations

The Manx Youth Orchestra will mark its 50th Christmas performance with a special concert in Douglas on 11 December, including adaptations of songs by Adele,...
Friday, 26 November 2021

Learning summary published following Serious Case Management Review

A summary of learning has been published by the Safeguarding Board following a statutory Serious Case Management Review. The review examined the circumstances...
Thursday, 11 November 2021

Young people aged 12 – 17 encouraged to receive COVID-19 vaccine

Young people aged 12 – 17 are being encouraged to register for the COVID-19 vaccine to help reduce the transmission of the virus within this age group.  Recent...
Wednesday, 20 October 2021